Students’ U of A careers earn them a place as a “Seniors of Significance.”

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Two local University of Arkansas students were named as “Seniors of Significance” by the Arkansas Alumni Association. As part of the awards ceremony they each received a gold special honor cord to wear during graduation.

Connor Flocks of Greenwood is a marketing major in the Sam M. Walton College of Business. He is the son of Sylvia Hickey and the late Robby Flocks. He served as president of the Associated Student Government and was recognized for his many campus leadership achievements.

Erin Nelson of Hackett is a criminal justice, sociology and political science triple major in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. She is the daughter of Rick and Julie Nelson. She was recognized for her campus leadership, community service activities and her academic achievements.